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Catasauqua police

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

FEB. 18

Officers assisted Whitehall police during a search for a suspect on Fairview Street.

A hit-and-run accident in the 100 block of Walnut Street brought out police.

Police were called to the 100 block of Wood Street for a reported domestic offense.

FEB. 19

Haiven Roman, 20, of Catasauqua, was charged with an animal offense. The Front Street resident reportedly had 105 household pets running at large.

Two juveniles — a 13-year-old male and a 14-year-old male — were cited for disorderly conduct after an incident at Catasauqua Middle School, 850 Pine St.

FEB. 20

Police assisted with lifting a victim who fell in the 200 block of Middle Street.

FEB. 21

Officers were called to the 800 block of Poplar Street to handle a dispute between a mother and son.

A sounding alarm at a business in the 800 block of Race Street brought out police.

Police were called to the 800 block of Walnut Street to handle a noise complaint. The music was turned down after the resident was warned.

FEB. 22

Officers were called for several noise complaints in the 200 block of Bridge Street.

FEB. 23

A noise complaint in the 300 block of Wood Street brought out police.

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police on Wyandotte Street.

A hit-and-run accident in the 300 block of Second Street was investigated.

FEB. 24

A student was cited during a juvenile complaint investigated in the 200 block of Hickory Street.

A fire was reported in the 200 block of Second Street. Police assisted at the scene.

At Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St., fire extinguishers were stolen.

On Front Street, a driver was cited.

An investigation is continuing for a harassment case that occurred in the 100 block of Second Street.

In the 100 block of Canal Street, a civil issue with a boyfriend took place.

FEB. 25

On Race Street, a written warning was issued.

On South 10th Street, a driver was cited.

In the 300 block of Mulberry Street, a problem with an ex-boyfriend occurred.

Police assisted Allentown officers during a domestic issue on Stonewood Place.

FEB. 26

Officers investigated a fraud case in the 200 block of Circle Drive.

A dispute between a father and daughter occurred in the 300 block of Walnut Street.

In the 100 block of Pine Street, a hit and run to a parked vehicle took place.

Criminal mischief — a broken window — in the 700 block of Second Street was investigated.

A problem with an ex-partner took place in the 200 block of Church Street.

FEB. 27

A reported assault case that occurred at Catasauqua Park and Playground, 501 American St., was referred to a school resource officer.

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police in the 1300 block of Third Street.

A vehicle was ticketed on Howertown Road.

Police investigated a custody issue in the 100 block of Front Street.

FEB. 28

A driver was cited and the plate taken from the vehicle on Front Street.

In the 700 block of Second Street and in the 700 block of Poplar Street, custody issues occurred.

Members of the department investigated suspicious activity in the 100 block of American Street.

Police issued a written warning in the 100 block of Circle Drive.

A tire was damaged in the 300 block of Church Street.

A dispute between two brothers took place in the 400 block of Prospect Street.

In the 600 block of Limestone Street, a vehicle was ticketed when police responded to a parking complaint.

FEB. 29

A domestic dispute in the 100 block of Canal Street was reported. One party left, police said.

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police twice on Fourth Street.

A dispute between a husband and wife took place on Second Street.

MARCH 1

Music was turned down when police responded to a noise complaint on Second Street.

A citation was issued on Pine Street.

MARCH 2

Police sought vehicle repossession information in the 700 block of Front Street.

In the 500 block of Front Street, a driver was cited.

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police in the 500 block of Grove Street.

An 11-year-old female, of Catasauqua, was cited at Catasauqua Middle School for harassment/acts to annoy.

A driver was cited and the vehicle towed on Faith Drive.

MARCH 3

A dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend took place in the 200 block of Church Street.

A problem with a bus rider occurred on Prospect Street.

An investigation is continuing for a reported theft that occurred at Innovative Arts Academy Charter School, 330 Howertown Road.

In the 700 block of Poplar Street, police helped with a situation involving a dementia patient.

Dillon Huerta, 25, of Catasauqua, was arrested in the 200 block of Poplar Street for simple assault and physical harassment and contact.

In the 100 block of Circle Drive, a driver was cited.

A wanted person was picked up on a Lehigh County sheriff’s warrant in the 100 block of Front Street. The individual was transported to central booking.

MARCH 4

A three-vehicle reportable accident took place in the 600 block of South 14th Street.

A 14-year-old female, of Allentown, was cited at Innovative Arts Academy Charter School for physical harassment and contact and disorderly conduct. Later on, two females, aged 12 and 14, of Whitehall, were also cited for the same charges.

In the 400 block of Howertown Road, a problem with juveniles at a bus stop was investigated.

A juvenile issue at Catasauqua Middle School was reported.

On Prospect Street, an issue with a school bus rider occurred.

An intoxicated person in the 400 block of Prospect Street was investigated.

In the 700 block of Second Street, a custody issue took place.

Parking tickets were issued in the 100 block of Bridge Street.

A dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend occurred in the 400 block of Prospect Street.

On Mulberry Street, a vehicle was ticketed.

MARCH 5

A 13-year-old male, of Catasauqua, was cited at Catasauqua Middle School for disorderly conduct and physical harassment and contact.

In the 500 block of Front Street, a written traffic warning was issued.

On Front Street, a 32-year-old female, of Catasauqua, was arrested for DUI and other charges.

A driver was cited in the 200 block of Church Street.

At 307 Front St., a problem with a customer took place.

Police responded to a juvenile complaint of a 17-year-old male, of Catasauqua, using tobacco in the school.

Officers assisted the fire department in the 500 block of Third Street for a fire call.

MARCH 6

In the 100 block of Wood Street, a domestic issue with an ex-partner occurred.

Officers sought protection-from-abuse information in the 200 block of Peach Street.

On Howertown Road and in the 100 block of Circle Drive, drivers were cited.

Police responded to a child custody issue in the 700 block of Second Street.

MARCH 7

On Second Street, a driver was cited.

A civil issue regarding property in the 400 block of Prospect Street was reported.

In the 100 block of Race Street, an abandoned vehicle was ticketed and tagged.

Music was turned down at 429 Race St. when police investigated a noise complaint.

A dispute between a husband and wife took place in the 100 block of Prospect Street.

Officers assisted Northampton police in the 700 block of East 18th Street.

MARCH 8

A 20-year-old female, of Macungie, was arrested on Circle Drive for possession of alcohol.

An unattached trailer was tagged in the 600 block of Fourth Street when officers responded to a parking complaint.

In the 700 block of Circle Drive, a 46-year-old male, of Catasauqua, was arrested for simple assault and physical harassment and contact.

An investigation is continuing for a burglary that occurred on Faith Drive.

At Catasauqua Park and Playground, a problem on the basketball court was investigated.

MARCH 9

On Second Street, a theft from a vehicle took place.

At Sheckler Elementary School, 201 N. 14th St., police investigated a juvenile issue.

In the 200 block of Bridge Street, a problem with an ex-spouse occurred.

A vehicle window was smashed in the 600 block of Third Street.

A bicycle was taken in the 100 block of Canal Street, the report said.

Police assisted North Catasauqua officers during a traffic stop in the 3200 block of Water Street.

An 18-year-old male, of Allentown, and three females (aged 15, 16 and 16), of Bethlehem, were cited for physical harassment and conduct and disorderly conduct at Innovative Arts Academy Charter School.

Loud music was turned down at Catasauqua Park and Playground when officers investigated a noise complaint.

A reported threat in the 300 block of Mulberry Street was referred to a school resource officer.

MARCH 10

Vehicles were ticketed in the 100 block of American Street.

A juvenile complaint investigation is underway (involving disorderly conduct and physical harassment and contact) for two 12-year-old males, of Catasauqua, at Catasauqua Middle School.

A driver was cited in the 500 block of Railroad Street.

A reported assault case on Second Street is under investigation.

MARCH 11

An argument between spouses occurred in the 700 block of Walnut Street. Police responded two times.

A traffic citation was issued in the 100 block of Walnut Street and in the 600 block of Front Street.

A threat that occurred in the 500 block of Race Street is under investigation.

Officers assisted the fire department at Pyramid Healthcare, 124 Bridge St.

In the 700 block of Second Street, a custody dispute occurred.

MARCH 12

On Howertown Road, a vehicle hit a pedestrian. A minor injury occurred.

On Pine Street, officers investigated a health issue. An individual was transported.

A driver was cited on South 14th Street.

Police assisted the fire department in the 600 block of Kurtz Street.

Suspicious phone calls in the 100 block of Bridge Street were reported.

An investigation is continuing for a juvenile case that occurred at Sheckler Elementary School.

In the 100 block of Union Street, police told an individual to extinguish a fire pit. The owner was advised of the ordinance.

An 11-year-old female, of Catasauqua, was cited for simple assault and physical harassment and contact at Catasauqua Middle School.

MARCH 13

A vehicle was reportedly stolen at Innovative Arts Academy Charter School. The case was referred to Lehigh County Auto Theft Task Force.

In the 400 block of Race Street, a driver was cited.

MARCH 14

A dispute between a mother and son occurred at Whittier Place Apartments.

A disagreement between drivers took place in the 700 block of Second Street.

In the 200 block of Front Street, a dispute between a husband and wife occurred.

Police responded to a dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend in the 100 block of Bridge Street.

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police during a traffic stop in the 300 block of Main Street.

People arguing loudly in the 700 block of Second Street were reported to the department. Police warned the group to quiet down.

A mental health issue took place in the 300 block of Limestone Street. A person was transported.

MARCH 15

Coary Taylor, 26, of Catasauqua, was cited for disorderly conduct in the 400 block of Race Street.

In the 200 block of Pine Street, a dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend occurred.